The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 3850

Leaf of a plant

Object details

Image size: h 22.3cm x w 18.3cm

Paper size: h 22.8cm x w 18.5cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Physical description: one corner torn, missing

Watermark: J Whatman 1846

Victoria & Albert Museum, 2017
National Science and Media Museum, 2003 to 2017
Royal Photographic Society, number 025193
Royal Photographic Society, number 83

Owner: Victoria and Albert Museum

Object owner number: RPS.269:114.2017

Collection: Royal Photographic Society Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 3850

Leaf of a plant

Keywords: Botany

This plant specimen is from the Apiaceae (or Umbelliferae) family, which is a large family comprising mostly of aromatic flowering plants, including the likes of celery, carrot, parsley, caraway, dill and fennel.